nonfiction lecturer position: St. Mary's of CA
- Saint Mary's College of California
Writer in Residence - Workshop in Nonfiction
Closing Date/Time: Mon. 11/28/11 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Salary: Depends on Qualifications
Job Type: Lecturer
Location: Main Campus, 1928 Saint Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94556, California
Reporting to the Director of the MFA Program in Creative Writing, the Writer in Residence teaches the graduate level Workshop/Tutorial in nonfiction and serves the Saint Mary's College literary, typically giving one public reading, participating in the MFA Program's afternoon conversation series and meeting regularly with students. Candidates should also be comfortable in a small classroom teaching environment that is student-centered with an interactive learning style. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to the mission of the College, which is informed, animated and expressed by its Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions.
Experience and Qualifications:
Candidates must possess a Bachelor's degree, MFA or PhD highly desirable, along with significant published nonfiction, at least one published book of nonfiction; demonstrated prior teaching experience, enthusiasm for teaching in a student-centered learning community, along with a strong commitment to undergraduate, liberal arts education. The MFA Program is committed to a multicultural curriculum, along with a highly collaborative and culturally diverse faculty, student and campus environment.
For more information and to apply, visit: http://jobs.stmarys-ca.edu